Analysts’ Opinions Are Mixed on These Financial Stocks: Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE: AHT), American Campus (NYSE: ACC) and Seacoast Banking Corporation Of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF)

By Ryan Adsit

Analysts have been eager to weigh in on the Financial sector with new ratings on Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE: AHT), American Campus (NYSE: ACC) and Seacoast Banking Corporation Of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF).

Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE: AHT)

Canaccord Genuity analyst Ryan Meliker reiterated a Hold rating on Ashford Hospitality Trust (NYSE: AHT) yesterday and set a price target of $7. The company’s shares opened today at $6.11.

According to TipRanks.com, Meliker is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 13.7% and a 65.4% success rate. Meliker covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as Apartment Investment & Management, Preferred Apartment Communities, and NexPoint Residential Trust Inc.

Ashford Hospitality Trust has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $7.67.

American Campus (NYSE: ACC)

FBR Capital analyst David Corak reiterated a Buy rating on American Campus (NYSE: ACC) today. The company’s shares opened today at $46.83.

According to TipRanks.com, Corak is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -0.6% and a 25.9% success rate. Corak covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as National Storage Affiliates Trust, Preferred Apartment Communities, and Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co.

American Campus has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $56.

Seacoast Banking Corporation Of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF)

FBR Capital analyst Bob Ramsey reiterated a Buy rating on Seacoast Banking Corporation Of Florida (NASDAQ: SBCF) yesterday. The company’s shares opened today at $23.

According to TipRanks.com, Ramsey is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 5.8% and a 60.8% success rate. Ramsey covers the Financial sector, focusing on stocks such as State National Companies Inc, Pacific Premier Bancorp Inc, and Dime Community Bancshares.

Seacoast Banking Corporation Of Florida has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $27.

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